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Trinity River Bridge, Spanning Trinity River at East Belknap Street (U.S, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, TX



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Location
Spanning Trinity River at East Belknap Street (U.S, Fort Worth, TX

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER TX-88
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N562).
Building/structure dates: 1932 initial construction
Significance: This structure, which exhibits several unique design elements, is one of only four known examples of a reinforced concrete cantilever span bridge constructed by the Texas Highway Department. Along with the nearby Belknap Street Viaduct, it represents a notable introduction to Fort Worth for motorists entering the city from the northeast on U.S. 377.

Subjects
Bridges
Bridge Construction


Related Names
Wickline, George G.
Buckner Brothers
Texas Department Of Transportation
Jackson, Robert W., Historian
Harms, Bruce A., Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
GENERAL VIEW OF TRINITY RIVER BRIDGE, EAST APPROACH, LOOKING SOUTHWEST.
GENERAL VIEW OF TRINITY RIVER BRIDGE, NORTH SIDE, LOOKING SOUTH.
GENERAL VIEW OF TRINITY RIVER BRIDGE, EAST ABUTMENT, LOOKING SOUTHEAST.
GENERAL VIEW OF TRINITY RIVER BRIDGE, RIVERS SPANS AND PIERS, LOOKING SOUTHWEST.
GENERAL VIEW OF TRINITY RIVER BRIDGE, EAST LEVY PIERS, SUBSTRUCTURE, LOOKING SOUTHWEST.
GENERAL VIEW OF TRINITY RIVER BRIDGE, EAST RIVER PIERS, SUBSTRUCTURE, LOOKING SOUTHWEST.
GENERAL VIEW OF TRINITY RIVER BRIDGE, RIVER PIERS AND SUBSTRUCTURE, LOOKING WEST.
VIEW OF TRINITY RIVER BRIDGE, RAILING AND ENDPOST, LOOKING SOUTHWEST.


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